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Riley Cooper Makes Racist Comment At Kenny Chesney Concert: Report (VIDEO)

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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper was recently caught on tape making a racist comment during what appears to be an argument. According to Philadelphia sports blog Crossing Broad, Cooper was at a Kenny Chesney concert in June when this incident took place.

WARNING: VIDEO CONTAINS OFFENSIVE LANGUAGE

Shortly after the video began going viral on Wednesday afternoon, Cooper tweeted what appeared to be a related apology.

A fifth-round pick in the 2010 NFL Draft, Cooper had 23 catches for 248 receiving yards last season for the Eagles.

UPDATE: Both Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie and the NFL released statements on the video. Lurie said Cooper has been fined. More via Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer:

 
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